15 Valentine’s Craft & Recipe Ideas
Do you love getting creative? We’ve put together a list of our 15 favourite Valentines craft and recipe ideas that the whole family can get involved with this Valentines Day!
From Valentine cards and DIY home décor ideas to sweet treats and arty inspiration, there’s something here for everyone!
All the ideas here include the original website links for easy to follow instructions, and they – and many more ideas – are pinned to our Pinterest Board for easy reference.
Valentines Card Craft Ideas…
Flower by Hearts Card
Simple, but so effective! You could even mount it in a box frame with a personalised message to make a lasting gift. Full instructions via Mom Dot
The Kissing Hand Pop Up Valentine Card
A great idea for children with the personal touch, add as many stickers as you like! Full instructions via Buggy and Buddy
I Only Have Eyes for You Card
This one is bound to raise a smile, and takes only a small amount of effort! Full instructions via Kendall Jackson
Heart Penguin Card
Penguin fans will adore this cute penguin card, and it’s simple to make too! Full instructions via Housing A Forest
Keep ‘em Sweet with these Edible Valentines Treats!…
Love Bug Biscuits
As tasty as they are cute, these love bug biscuits are bound to be a successful Valentines gift for anyone with a sweet tooth! Present them in a heart shaped tin for the full effect! Full instructions via BBC Good Food
Love Heart Meringues
We started to drool when we saw these! The diet can be put on hold for a moment, can’t it? Full instructions via In The Playroom
Valentines White Chocolate Dipped Crispy Treats
Fun to make, and delicious too, these will be gobbled up quickly by the whole family! Full instructions via High Heels & Grills
The perfect alternative for dieters, these strawberry roses look almost too pretty to eat! Full instructions via Ash & Crafts
Decorate Your Home with Romantic Accessories!…
Paper Heart Garland
This pretty paper heart garland is pretty simple to make and will look lovely hanging in your home this Valentines Day. Use shabby chic papers for a vintage look and bright and modern (or metallic) for a more modern feel. Full instructions via Ribbons & Glue
Recycled Valentine Tin Lantern
These tin lanterns look so pretty with tea lights in the evening, or you could fill them with flowers! Designs could include names or heart patterns. Ideal for indoor or outdoor use, just be mindful of surfaces as they will get hot with tea lights! Full instructions via Bren Did
DIY Branch Art Wall Art
Slightly more effort involved with this one, but we think you’ll agree this would look lovely hanging all year round, and you can match the colours used to your existing colour scheme. Full instructions via eHow
Button Up Your Heart
We love this idea, and it’s simpler than you think! If you prefer something brighter you could use multi coloured buttons and/or a coloured paper background, and use a simpler metallic or plain frame to make it fit with a more modern décor scheme! Full instructions via Muslin & Merlot
Get the Kids Involved!…
Valentines Heart Finger Print Tree
One for all the family to get involved with, this would look great as a card, or framed on the wall as a longer lasting gift or keepsake! Full instructions via Easy Peasy & Fun
Pom Pom Valentine Monsters
Kids and big kids will love these cute Valentines monsters! Let them help as much as they can and don’t forget to name the monsters! Full instructions via Crafts Unleashed
For the birds!
Well, we couldn’t very well leave them out could we?! These heart shaped bird feeders will look pretty hanging in the garden and attract many grateful birds! Full instructions via Wine & Glue
We hope you have enjoyed these Valentines ideas! Do let us know if you try them out!
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